Analysis: Why are celebrity biopics so often controversial?

CNN — With the announcement of the nominations for the 95th Academy Awards this week, we are firmly entering awards season. Buckle up! The the scent of a new debate is in the air, over who should win and who shouldn’t, which nomination was the biggest surprise and, of course, which omission was the biggest … Read more

‘GMA3’ anchors Amy Robach and TJ Holmes set to leave ABC after reporting romance, source says

New York CNN — TJ Holmes and Amy Robach, the third-hour anchors of ABC’s flagship morning show ‘Good Morning America,’ are in the final stages of negotiating an exit from the network after photos surfaced last year of the couple engaged in an apparent romantic relationship, a person familiar with the matter told CNN on … Read more

Britney Spears urges fans to respect her privacy after ‘prank phone calls’ prompt wellness check

CNN — Britney Spears has asked her fans to respect her privacy after she said ‘wacky phone calls’ prompted a wellness check from police earlier this week. The singer posted a note on Twitter Thursday during which she addressed the police visit and said: “I love and adore my fans but this time things have … Read more

Razzies Removes Child Star Ryan Kiera Armstrong From Worst Actress Nominees

CNN — The Razzies have apologized and removed child actor Ryan Kiera Armstrong from their annual list of nominees. Armstrong had been nominated this week for Worst Actress for her performance in “Firestarter” by The Golden Raspberry Awards (the Razzies’ official name), a satire of Hollywood award shows that bills itself as celebrating the best … Read more

Adam Scott Gets Closure On Perceived Snub Of ‘Boy Meets World’

CNN — Well, that’s embarrassing. Adam Scott went on the ‘Boy Meets World’ rewatch podcast, ‘Pod Meets World’, on Sunday and jokingly confronted Danielle Fishel, Rider Strong and Will Friedle about a moment on set he said he still thinks about decades later. Scott was a recurring character on the popular 90s sitcom, in which … Read more

Adam Scott Gets Closure On Perceived Snub Of ‘Boy Meets World’

CNN — Well, that’s embarrassing. Adam Scott went on the ‘Boy Meets World’ rewatch podcast, ‘Pod Meets World’, on Sunday and jokingly confronted Danielle Fishel, Rider Strong and Will Friedle about a moment on set he said he still thinks about decades later. Scott was a recurring character on the popular 90s sitcom, in which … Read more

Lance Kerwin, ‘Salem’s Lot’ actor, dies at 62

CNN — Lance Kerwin, an actor best known for his role in the television miniseries “Salem’s Lot” and other notable series throughout the 1970s, has died, his agent John Boitano told CNN. He was 62 years old. No information on his cause of death has been provided. Kerwin began her career appearing in a variety … Read more

How M&M’s is making the most of its spokesperson controversy

New York CNN — Over the past year, M&M’s has been the subject of tirades from Fox News and criticism from a small segment of fans – first for changing Green M&M’s shoes and more recently for featuring female M&M characters on its packaging for International Women’s Day. This week, he announced a change: following … Read more

Paris Hilton appears to announce the arrival of her first baby

CNN — Paris Hilton appears to have announced the birth of her first child with hubby Carter Reum. Sharing a photo of a baby’s hand squeezing a woman’s thumb, the media personality and heiress wrote on Instagram on Tuesday, “You are already loved beyond words,” alongside a blue heart emoji . CNN has contacted Hilton … Read more

Jeremy Renner was run over by a snowplow while trying to save his nephew from injury, sheriff’s report says

CNN — Actor Jeremy Renner was trying to stop his snowplow tractor from sliding and hitting his adult nephew when he was pulled under the vehicle and crushed on New Years Day, according to an incident report from the city’s sheriff’s office. Nevada. The parking break was not engaged and would have stopped the snowcat … Read more